Executive MBA Programs in Strategy

Compare 4 EMBA Programs in Strategy

EMBA Strategy

EMBA stands for an Executive Masters in Business Administration, a post-graduate degree designed to teach students the skills necessary to become managers and leaders in their chosen field. The degree is unique among Masters programs in that it is specifically designed to accommodate students who are working full-time at the same time they are pursuing the degree.

 

What is an EMBA in Strategy? An EMBA in Strategy is a program specifically tailored for executives and top managers. Classes will teach students organizational management and leadership skills, as well as the skills necessary to increase business efficiency. The program will also impart the business knowledge necessary for students to improve their own performance, as well as that of their company.

 

An EMBA in Strategy teaches students how to take an analytic approach to business, thinking ahead and anticipating problems and solutions in a rational way. This is a valuable skill to have in a variety of different fields, and one that managers and executives especially need to succeed.

 

The cost of an EMBA in Strategy varies from school to school, though EMBA programs are designed to take approximately two years to complete. Total fees and costs should be calculated accordingly. In addition, many businesses are willing to subsidize the cost of an EMBA degree for employees who are interested in staying with the company long-term.

 

Many different fields are looking for management personnel who hold an EMBA in Strategy. This degree is designed for people who are interested in leadership roles, often at major companies that need a strong hand to guide them. Some of the most common industries for degree holders include consulting, marketing, finance, and international trade.

 

Earning your EMBA in Strategy online offers a number of advantages. Online scheduling tends to be quite flexible, making it much easier to study while also working full time. Online programs also allow you to study at schools that are very geographically remote without leaving the comfort of your own home. However, some students prefer to learn in a classroom environment. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Executive MBA

Hult International Business School
Campus Part time 18 - 24 years August 2017 United Kingdom London China Shanghai United Arab Emirates Dubai USA San Francisco New York + 7 more

Hult’s Global Executive MBA offers the most global, practical, and flexible business education available. Build a program around your own schedule and upgrade your skills to grow the instincts of an entrepreneur, a vision that transcends borders, and a desire to challenge the status-quo. [+]

EMBAs in Strategy. Hult’s Global Executive MBA offers the most global, practical, and flexible business education available. Build a program around your own schedule and upgrade your skills to grow the instincts of an entrepreneur, a vision that transcends borders, and a desire to challenge the status-quo. Earn your degree in as little as 18 months with 21 days out of the office. Because time is your most valuable asset, our intense curriculum allows you to complete your part-time degree over long weekends and the summer to maximize the use of your time. Accelerate your studies You can choose to study throughout the summer to accelerate your learning and earn your degree in as little as 18 months with only 14 trips to campus. In total, miss only 21 work days You'll study over three- and four-day weekends, so you'll earn your degree with only 21 days out of the office. This means less disruption from work and fewer vacation days used for your education. Capitalize on existing knowledge We value the experience our students bring to class, and allow you to test out of up to two core courses you already have an advanced understanding of, saving you both time and money. Locations At Hult, you can learn about the world’s most influential markets by studying in several of them. Simply choose from three home campuses to complete your core studies, then spend the rest of the year specializing at up to two other locations. Curriculum Earn a part-time degree while working full-time in as little as 18 months with 21 days out of the office. Core program: Business knowledge Learn from cases and subject matter experts who bring real-life business knowledge and leadership skills into the classroom. Our award-winning MBA curriculum is the foundation for our approach to business education. Leadership immersion Your EMBA program begins with an eight-day immersion in leadership. Each October, you’ll immerse yourself in leadership development with two courses aimed at honing a particular competency. Our innovative leadership “boot camp” at the outset of each year helps you develop a set of competencies across four critical leadership areas. Core courses For your first three modules, your core courses will focus on core business theory–taught from a global perspective. During the first two modules of each program year, you will focus on the core building blocks of business theory. We insist everyone take these subjects because they’re vital topics for any leader to grasp. You will then choose from five specializations to tailor your final module to your individual interests and career goals. Accounting Business and Global Society Financial Management Global Operations Global Strategy International Marketing Managerial Economics Specializations Customize your Executive MBA: When you pick your specialization, you are able to tailor the program’s content to meet your individual and professional goals. Over the summer, choose elective classes relevant to a specific career or industry, or study a broad range of general management topics. Take three electives in any one area to be awarded a specialization. Marketing Finance Family Business Entrepreneurship Project Management General Management Online courses We understand that balancing work and life with study is challenging. While we believe that our in-person courses are the best way for you to get the most out of the program, we know that this isn’t always possible. Our online courses are designed to be flexible and of the highest quality, giving you the option of flexibility when you need it. Hult’s online courses enable you to: Complete self-study exercises, readings and videos Attend live faculty-led online seminars Discuss learnings with peers in an online community Complete and submit your assignments just like your in-person courses Access Virtual Ashridge’s extensive library of business resources Career support A key benefit of your Executive MBA degree is the opportunity for career advancement and career support. A key benefit of your Executive MBA degree is the opportunity for career advancement, and career support is all part of the Hult EMBA program. Hult career coaches work one-on-one with you to realize your goal, whether it’s to move up at your current company or explore a career change. All part of the curriculum Before you arrive As soon as you are accepted to our program, you are eligible to enroll in our pre-arrival career development program. This includes webinars on long-term career planning, employment trends, and industry insights. You also gain access to the myHult portal—an invaluable resource for helping you define, set, and achieve your future career goals. During your MBA Dedicated Executive MBA career coaches are available at every campus—as well as by Skype or phone—to support your professional development. Many of our coaches have backgrounds in corporate HR and organizational development, and know what it takes to build, accelerate, or change an international career. Their honest advice and support is enhanced by on-campus workshops and webinars that range in topic from building your own personal brand to networking on a global scale. When you graduate Hult’s global network ensures that your career development and advancement continue long after graduation. Our alumni network gives you the opportunity to connect with a global alumni population of over 16,000 global professionals. You can also recruit and hire Hult graduates. You can also refresh a skill set or get up to speed in a new business trend by enrolling in one elective per year at any of our global campuses. There’s a small registration fee, but the course is otherwise free of charge. Instead of studying an elective, every year Hult alumni can enroll in a range of leadership Summer Executive Education Programs at our historic Ashridge campus in Berkhamsted, U.K. Courses feature a range of leadership and development programs, and are taught by experts with practical, theoretical, and commercial experience. There’s a small registration fee, but courses can typically cost over USD 10,000, so the savings over time for Hult alumni are significant. Employers hiring our graduates Hult’s Global Corporate Relations team works closely with Fortune 500 companies in 60+ markets to arrange on-campus network events, global career open houses, and sponsorship of the Hult Business Challenge. Accenture Adidas Group Amazon American Express Bank of America Barclays Bloomberg Chanel Citibank Coca-Cola Deloitte EF Education First Emirates Ernst & Young General Electric Goodyear Google GSK Henkel Hewlett-Packard HSBC IBM Infosys J.P. Morgan Johnson & Johnson KPMG L’Oreal Louis Vuitton MasterCard Microsoft Oracle Pfizer PricewaterhouseCoopers Procter & Gamble Salesforce Samsung Standard Chartered State Street Unilever Verizon Virgin Mobile Walmart Wells Fargo Admissions & fees Hult takes a holistic approach to reviewing your application. In addition to your academic and professional background, we look for leadership potential, a natural curiosity, and a passionate drive to succeed. [-]

MBA (Executive)

University of Bolton - Ras Al Khaimah Academic Centre
Campus Part time 3 years August 2017 United Arab Emirates Ras Al Khaimah

The Executive MBA is a part-time programme for business professionals preparing to become senior managers. Its focus is on the development of knowledge and understanding of strategic management issues in order to reflect on and improve business and management practice. [+]

This program is taught in the UAE The Executive MBA is a part-time programme for business professionals preparing to become senior managers. Its focus is on the development of knowledge and understanding of strategic management issues in order to reflect on and improve business and management practice. The programme is designed to dovetail with the demands of a full-time job. About the course No matter what part of industry or commerce you work in, the Executive MBA course will assist you in gaining a critical understanding of the problems and challenges facing enterprises and organisations and equip you with the analytical and critical faculties to identify potential solutions. These qualities are sought by prestigious employers. This part-time three-year course runs on one evening a week from 6pm-9pm. Learning is supported via interactive in-class sessions and independent study. The learning and teaching strategy for each individual module is detailed in the module guides that you will receive at the beginning of each semester. Special features The Executive MBA offers you the chance to join a well established postgraduate community engaged in preparing themselves for a career in executive management. Studying the 6 modules in the first two years may entitle you to be considered for the CMI’s Level 7 Diploma in Strategic management and Leadership. The cost for the evaluation of your work for this voluntary option (at January 2013) is £199.00 which adds considerable value to your MBA studies. In addition, teaching and supervision is offered by a well qualified and dedicated team of experienced staff drawn from business and academia. The university enjoys excellent libraries, 24/7 IT facilities, WiFi and learning areas. What you will learn You will study a contemporary curriculum which focusses on the key functional areas of management: Human Resource Management, Financial Management, Strategic Management and so forth, many of which will be beyond the borders of your current, familiar management responsibilities. The aim is to stretch your management competencies into new areas of potential responsibility. The MBA programme offers a suite of contemporary modules which allow you to develop your knowledge of organisations and their management in today’s fast-moving global economy, in order to reflect and improve your own management practice What you will study Executive Management and Leadership This module is designed to enable you to explore your values, attitudes, style and interpersonal skills and to provide a platform for continuing personal development as managers and leaders. It invites you to critically evaluate theories pertinent to personal development, management and leadership; and to develop your interpersonal and team working skills to enhance the current and future roles as managers and leaders. Executive Sales Management and Marketing This module aims to provide you with a critical understanding of the sales management and marketing processes and the opportunity to develop and refine relevant skills in the practice of sales management and marketing. You will gain experience of evaluating and analysing the challenges managers face in the development and deployment of sales and marketing planning, and you will develop an advanced awareness of the need to consider a range of alternative approaches to dealing with planning and management issues in order to achieve competitive advantage and successful sales. To gain and enhance your critical knowledge and understanding you will consider and critically evaluate key stages of the organisations’ marketing and sales planning process. By the end of the module you will have developed a superior appreciation of the processes and outcomes in the implementation of the strategic choices facing an organisation with regard to marketing and sales management Executive Financial Management and Decision Making This module is designed to introduce managers (usually who have no previous background in finance) to the concepts of financial management, and to explore the corporate aspects, and their differing organisational contexts, that determine sources of corporate funding. The module will also consider legal and other key issues, affecting corporate financial management. It will develop your knowledge and understanding of the theoretical concepts of financial management, and enable you to analyse and evaluate financial statements to provide a basis for informed decision making. You will develop an understanding of capital budgeting, strategic financial issues and control systems and how they can assist more informed decisions. Human Resource Management (Executive) This module aims to provide a general introduction to HRM in organisations. It will show an awareness of the merits and difficulties associated with new and different forms of work patterns and job designs aimed at enhancing performance, motivation and commitment. It will contribute to the wider debate by examining the organisational functions that are attributed to human resource managers. Executive Change Management This module will introduce you to managing change. You will investigate the types of change that affect modern organisations and their scope and scale. You will analyse the structural and cultural accelerators/impediments to change, the notion that organisations can learn to innovate faster than their competitors and the prominent roles of strategy and leadership. Throughout this module you will be called upon to exercise and improve your powers of critical evaluation as applied to conceptual models of innovation and change and both internal and external contingencies that impinge on organisational efforts to innovate. Executive Strategic Management The module aims to provide you with a critical understanding of the strategic management process, and will integrate material from other parts of the course within a strategic management framework. Initially lectures will be used to develop knowledge of the concepts underpinning the study of strategic management. As your knowledge increases you will participate more fully in a critical exploration of the concepts. The case studies will enable you to explore the application of strategic management concepts and models, apply them to complex business problems, and evaluate the strategic issues within the case study, while critically assessing the applicability and usefulness of the theoretical models. Executive Research Methods This module prepares you for the dissertation. It will enable you to make informed decisions about which research methods are appropriate under particular circumstances and specifically in relation to your own research. You will develop your knowledge of a range of research tools and analytical techniques. You will also receive guidance on the structuring of your dissertation. Executive MBA Dissertation The dissertation provides you with the opportunity to undertake an extended and substantial piece of research. It allows students to synthesise their academic knowledge acquired from the taught modules and to produce an evaluative and critical discussion of a strategic issue relevant to your organisation, your recommendations following the research process and a proposed implementation plan. Entry requirements Applicants should have both of the following: significant work experience in a business or management capacity; and a UK honours degree/postgraduate degree (or equivalent). If English is not your first language you will also normally need IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent). If you do not have the required English level, you can study English with us from IELTS 4.0 (or equivalent). Click here to find out more about our English Foundation Programme. Applicants who have substantial management experience may be accepted without a degree qualification, subject to an interview with the course leader in person or by telephone. All application forms need to be accompanied by a reflective overview of the managerial responsibilities undertaken to date. A letter of reference on headed paper from the current/most recent employer should also be provided clearly showing length of employment and a breakdown of roles and responsibilities. [-]

Executive MBA

HEC Paris in Qatar
Campus Full time 16 months February 2017 Qatar Doha

The Executive MBA is a practical and intense program developed to provide you with an understanding of the social, economic and environmental aspects of international business, as well as the skills to implement your vision. [+]

EMBAs in Strategy. 1 DEGREE, 8 MAJORS, 14 LOCATIONS The Executive MBA is a practical and intense program developed to provide you with an understanding of the social, economic and environmental aspects of international business, as well as the skills to implement your vision. Our special focus on strategy, leadership and the global business environment ensures that you gain comprehensive, innovative, and applicable knowledge and skills. You will learn not only from top faculty, but also from other senior participants who bring a wealth of practical business experience, from a wide spectrum of industries and management functions, to the classroom. PROGRAM CURRICULUM The 500 hour curriculum is built around 3 components: 14 Core Courses and Topics in General Management (420 hours, 11 modules of 4-6 days), a Major (80 hours, 2 five-day sessions), and a Capstone project. LIVE A TRULY GLOBAL EXPERIENCE TROUGH OUR MOBILITY OPTIONS The HEC Paris EMBA is all about diversity and offering you an international learning experience. You can take classes in 5 different locations, and further learn in a diversified and multicultural environment when choosing your specialization. Our Majors, delivered in 14 cities around the globe, turn out to be a great opportunity to meet with participants from different countries and background - perfect for networking! ADMISSION PROCESS An HEC Paris education begins with admissions. Our Program Advisors are eager to hear about you: who you are, what you've accomplished and your projects and aspirations for the future. We give our utmost attention to every application, and we accompany you throughout the process. Interviewers and assessors are looking for evidence of your personal motivation and aptitude, as well as a clear sense of how obtaining an Executive MBA Degree (Executive Master in Business Administration) from HEC Paris will help you achieve your personal and professional goals. A GLOBAL NETWORK Become a part of an influential international community with our 50,000-strong HEC Paris Community network. The ideal way to engage, exchange practices, and learn from peers coming from wide-ranging backgrounds. As a graduate of an HEC Paris Executive Education program, you also gain access to the HEC Paris Executive Community, which enables you, among other things, to get together with fellow members at events and attend refresher classes to get abreast with the latest insights and practices in management. [-]

Executive MBA

Nyenrode Business Universiteit
Campus Part time 21 months September 2017 Netherlands Breukelen

Nyenrode’s Executive MBA program enables you to become a manager who empowers, motivates and inspires colleagues, while building and maintaining contacts within and outside any organization. [+]

Executive MBA

A High Return on Your Investment

The investment you make in the Executive MBA program at Nyenrode Business Universiteit is an investment in your future. The returns on such an investment in terms of broader career opportunities, greater job satisfaction and higher financial rewards have been demonstrated by our alumni time and again.

 

Nyenrode’s Executive MBA program enables you to become a manager who empowers, motivates and inspires colleagues, while building and maintaining contacts within and outside any organization. You'll develop the skills that allow you to recognize and solve potential problems. These skills will be directly applicable to your organization, ensuring that your study does not delay your career, but enhances it.... [-]